The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 51 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.89% 2.05% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 2.19% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 549 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.77% 93.85% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 601 464 495
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 41 (93.18%) Software Engineering
2 35 (79.55%) SQL
3 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (54.55%) C#
5 23 (52.27%) Scrum
6 22 (50.00%) Linux
6 22 (50.00%) Python
7 19 (43.18%) Java
7 19 (43.18%) SaaS
8 17 (38.64%) .NET
8 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
9 16 (36.36%) Windows
9 16 (36.36%) JUnit
10 15 (34.09%) J2EE
10 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
10 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (31.82%) REST
11 14 (31.82%) GlassFish
11 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (31.82%) Kanban
11 14 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
11 14 (31.82%) Perl
11 14 (31.82%) Visual Studio
11 14 (31.82%) EJB
11 14 (31.82%) UNIX
11 14 (31.82%) Shell Script
11 14 (31.82%) JMS
11 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
11 14 (31.82%) PostgreSQL

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
1 14 (31.82%) GlassFish
2 11 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.27%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) SaaS
2 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
2 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) LAN
3 3 (6.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.36%) SQLite
4 5 (11.36%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) OLAP
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) JUnit
2 14 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 14 (31.82%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (18.18%) Electronics
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) J2EE
3 14 (31.82%) EJB
3 14 (31.82%) JMS
3 14 (31.82%) REST
4 13 (29.55%) Java EE
5 11 (25.00%) WCF
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (20.45%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) Middleware
8 7 (15.91%) CSS
9 6 (13.64%) Ajax
9 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (11.36%) POCO
10 5 (11.36%) JSON
10 5 (11.36%) jQuery
10 5 (11.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (6.82%) HTML
12 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 8 (18.18%) Physics
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (36.36%) Windows
3 14 (31.82%) UNIX
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) Software Engineering
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (31.82%) Kanban
4 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (29.55%) Refactoring
6 9 (20.45%) MVC
7 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.64%) Image Processing
7 6 (13.64%) Pattern Recognition
8 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
8 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) OO
8 5 (11.36%) Migration
9 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) C#
3 22 (50.00%) Python
4 19 (43.18%) Java
5 14 (31.82%) Shell Script
5 14 (31.82%) Perl
5 14 (31.82%) Ruby
6 13 (29.55%) C++
7 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
8 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.36%) VC++
9 5 (11.36%) PHP
10 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
10 3 (6.82%) VB
11 2 (4.55%) VB6
11 2 (4.55%) PHP5
12 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
12 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) WAI
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Nagios
1 13 (29.55%) OpenNMS
1 13 (29.55%) Puppet
1 13 (29.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Twitter
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago